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Best Places To Live In Colfax, IA

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  • Colfax, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 1,925
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score90
  • Ankeny, IA
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 53,413
  • In the past, I have lived in Ankeny, Iowa and found the city to be very pleasant. There are only about fifty thousand residents in the area, so it is not a large city by any means, yet you don't get a…[read more]
85
  • Altoona, IA
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,692
  • During my time living in Altoona, Iowa, I must say that this has been one of the most pleasant places that I've lived. Not only is this a very safe location to live and raise a family, the education…[read more]
83
  • Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,844
83
  • Prairie City, IA
  • 5.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,973
83
  • Lambs Grove, IA
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 200
82
  • Pella, IA
  • 25.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,280
  • I have lived in Pella, Iowa for all of my life and I cannot imagine living anywhere else! The main attractions to our city is the tulips and the windmills! You truly feel as if you have taken a step…[read more]
81
  • Monroe, IA
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,875
81
  • Bondurant, IA
  • 11.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,079
81
  • Baxter, IA
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,081
80
  • East Village, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,545
80
  • Alleman, IA
  • 21.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 499
79
  • Mitchellville, IA
  • 6.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,271
  • I have worked in Mitchellville since 1989 . I have lived here for four years now. I enjoy the community. I have great neighbors. Good people live here. The city is clean. Most of the housing is…[read more]
78
  • Runnells, IA
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 514
78
  • Pleasant Hill, IA
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,406
76
  • Carlisle, IA
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,031
76
  • Huxley, IA
  • 23.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,474
76
  • Maxwell, IA
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 839
75
  • Saylorville, IA
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,445
75
  • Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 17.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,631
75
  • Union Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,552
75
  • Newton, IA
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,090
  • Newtown, Iowa is one of those little towns you think it's impossible to find these days, but really we're just a well-kept secret! Anyone living in Newtown will tell you that this is one of the best…[read more]
75
  • Des Moines, IA
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 212,859
  • I have lived in Des Moines for quite a few many years, it is one of the few places in the USA that has not been hit as hard by the recession as some of the other larger cities. Des Moines like anywhere…[read more]
74
  • Gray's Woods, Des Moines, IA
  • 16.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,303
73
  • Indianola Hills, Des Moines, IA
  • 20.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,003
73
  • Fairground, Des Moines, IA
  • 18 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,883
72
  • Hartford, IA
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 824
71
  • Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 21.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,175
70
  • Cambridge, IA
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 853
70
  • Elkhart, IA
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 815
70
  • Garton West, Des Moines, IA
  • 17.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 73
70
  • Collins, IA
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 458
70
  • South Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 20.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,445
70
  • Haverhill, IA
  • 23.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 169
70
  • Highland Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,601
69
  • Capitol Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 19.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,402
69
  • Kellogg, IA
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 777
69
  • Laurel, IA
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 358
69
  • Valeria, IA
  • 5.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 46
68
  • Accent, Des Moines, IA
  • 17.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,743
68
  • Magnolia Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 21.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,351
68
  • McKinley School, Des Moines, IA
  • 20.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,750
67
  • Mingo, IA
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 255
67
  • Martin Luther King Jr Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 18.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,802
67
  • Rhodes, IA
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 257
66
  • Capitol East, Des Moines, IA
  • 19 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,068
66
  • Melbourne, IA
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 821
65
  • Reasnor, IA
  • 13.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 175
65
  • River Bend, Des Moines, IA
  • 20.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,849
65
  • Cheatom Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 18.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,542
64
  • Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA
  • 16.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,852

Listed above are the best places to live in Colfax, IA for 2020. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Colfax, IA, followed by the best places to live near Colfax, IA, sorted by Livability Score.

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